The Arizona Daily Star reports Banner Health will be purchasing the University of Arizona Health Network in January 2015.
The planned closure date is January 31, 2015.
Upon completion of the acquisition, the 6,300 UA Health Networks staff members will be able to keep their jobs for at least six months.
UA Health is 710-bed health system with headquarters in Tucson, AZ. Its two main hospital affiliations include the University of Arizona Medical Center and University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus.